Sean Carlson

Host, WNYC/WQXR News

Sean Carlson appears in the following:

One Dead, Two Missing in Hudson River Tugboat Crash

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Authorities say 5,000 gallons of diesel fuel also spilled into the river near the Tappan Zee Bridge construction project

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Reagan Legacy on AIDS Crisis Leaves Bitter Taste in LGBT Community

Monday, March 07, 2016

Many in LGBT community criticize the Reagans for virtually ignoring the AIDS epidemic as it grew in the 1980s.

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Port Authority Chief Declines WTC Hub Ribbon Cutting, Citing Project's Costs

Monday, February 22, 2016

Outgoing Port Authority executive director Pat Foye says up to half of the Hub's $4 billion price tag could have been used on other infrastructure projects

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Justice Scalia, Local Son

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Looking back to Scalia's upbringing and how it influenced the justice he would become.

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U.S. Attorney Clears Cuomo in Ethics Panel Controversy

Monday, January 11, 2016

Preet Bharara's investigation concluded there's insufficient evidence that Cuomo and his office committed a federal crime by disbanding the Moreland Commission prematurely.

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Deliberations Off to an Unusual Start in Sheldon Silver Trial

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

A juror has already asked to be excused — on the first day of deliberations.

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New Yorkers Gather to Commemorate Terrorism Victims

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Vigils were held in Brooklyn and Queens Sunday night to honor victims of the attacks in Paris, Lebanon and Kenya.

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NYPD Increases Security in Response to Paris Attacks

Friday, November 13, 2015

Police say they've deployed special units to heavily populated areas and French government sites.

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State Moves to Protect Health Republic Customers

Monday, November 09, 2015

Regulators are extending the deadline for the co-op's members to transition to a new plan, following last month's announcement they're shutting it down.

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Actor and Former Senator Fred Thompson Dies at 73

Sunday, November 01, 2015

The Tennessee lawyer led a varied career that included stints on television, a presidential run, and 9 years in the U.S. Senate.

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Thousands Mourn Slain NYPD Officer

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Randolph Holder was killed Oct. 20

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Pope's Visit Comes as Bronx Catholics Search for New Spiritual Homes

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

When Our Lady of Grace closed, it sent Nigerian, Haitian, Italian and Latin American New Yorkers on a quest to find masses that honor their traditions.

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Deputy Mayor to Leave Post for Volunteer Role

Monday, August 31, 2015

Lilliam Barrios-Paoli is among the few people of color in top leadership in Mayor Bill de Blasio’s cabinet.

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State, Federal Investigators Help NYC Battle Legionnaires Outbreak

Friday, August 07, 2015

Teams from the New York State Department of Health and the federal Centers for Disease Control will begin testing cooling towers in the Bronx this weekend.

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Legionnaires' Strikes Some as Young as 30

Friday, August 07, 2015

Most fatalities from the recent outbreak of Legionnaires' Disease have been older adults with underlying medical issues. But those are not the only people getting sick.

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Bronx Church, in Latest Round of Closures, Holds Final Mass

Monday, July 27, 2015

Our Lady of Grace Church, which was open for 91 years, was one of seven closures announced by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York in May.

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Solar Power Capacity in New York Grows by 300 percent

Monday, July 06, 2015

More people are putting panels on their roofs, and reaping the benefits.

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U.S. To Investigate Bronx VA Hospital

Monday, June 15, 2015

Lawmakers are asking to see records of $50 million worth of purchases made at the James J. Peters VA Medical Center. The VA says records of those purchases were destroyed by Sandy.

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Thousands More Citi Bikes Coming to NYC This Year

Sunday, June 07, 2015

Citi Bike parent company Motivate says 1,000 bikes will be put into immediate circulation by the end of June to meet growing demand.

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Racing Association Hopes for a Smoother Belmont Stakes This Year

Friday, June 05, 2015

A 90,000-person cap has been set within the park. And the FBI will assist with crowd control.

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